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4 July 2013

Lao Government launches social survey report

Vientiane, Lao PDR, July 4th - The Ministry of Planning and Investment and the Ministry of Health with support from the Ministry of Education and... Read more

1 July 2013

Young artists join World Population Day celebration in Laos

20 young artists including the popular singer Alouna and the Dance Crew Hoppin will be joining the World Population Day (WPD) celebration 2013, to be... Read more

26 June 2013

UNFPA in the field: Midwife teacher shares her stories from South Laos

By: Neena Irshad, UNV Midwife-Nurse Clinical Training Advisor for UNFPA Lao PDR In my visits to different communities as a volunteer Midwife in Lao... Read more

3 May 2013

Lao Community Midwives: everyday heroes

Each year around the world, hundreds of thousands of women die and three million newborns do not survive the first week of life because they lack... Read more

20 March 2013

Laos prepares study for Adolescents and Youth

The Lao Youth Union with support from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) conducted a planning workshop for the upcoming Adolescents and Youth... Read more

15 March 2013

Lao Journalists trained on sensitive coverage of Violence against Women issues

On the occasion of the International Women's Day, marked last 8th of March, the Lao Journalists Association (LJA) with support from the United... Read more

11 March 2013

Health Officials discuss ways to improve Reproductive Health in Laos

VIENTIANE, Lao PDR - March 11, 2013. In Laos, couples and individuals have the right to decide whether, when and how many children to have. Yet, many... Read more

8 February 2013

NA and UNFPA working together to improve the lives of people in Lao PDR

The Social and Cultural Affairs Committee of the National Assembly (NA) of Lao PDR and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will continue... Read more

5 February 2013

A Multi-pronged Approach to Maternal Health in Lao PDR is Getting Results

Training health workers, reaching out to villagers and encouraging skilled birth attendance and birth spacing

6 December 2012

UNFPA provides midwifery kits and uniforms to Lao PDR

Vientiane- The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) handed over to the Lao Ministry of Health 310 Midwifery kits to be used by Community Mdwives in... Read more